The Wilmington College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) named men's track and field member Antone Truss as its Player of the Week, for the period ending March 26, 2017.
Truss (Yellow Springs, OH/Yellow Springs) finished first in the high jump in the team's first outdoor meet of the season by clearing 2.08-meters. This clearance is currently ranked first in the OAC and second in all NCAA DIII jumps to-date. Additionally, this jump was a new stadium record, Truss was the first athlete to go over 2.0-meters in the stadium. He has also been awarded OAC Field Athlete of the Week for his accomplishments.
In recognition of his accomplishments, he will receive a T-shirt from SAAC, and his photo and list of accomplishments will be displayed in Hermann Court.
The Student-Athlete Advisory Committee is a committee made up of student-athletes assembled to provide insight about the student-athlete experience. SAAC protects student-athlete interests and provides a positive image of student-athletes.
OTHER NOMINEES: Matt Oney (Baseball), Micalah Hensley (Softball), Jhordan Lang (Men's Lacrosse), Summer Wilbur (Women's Lacrosse), Lauren Stacy (Women's Track and Field)